Bioethics

 

Writer: Human Beings Aren’t Special Because We Were Not Created in God’s Image, We Just Evolved
Washington, DC | 3/11/19

Sometimes you have to laugh. In “Transhumanism and the Death of Human Exceptionalism,” published in Aero, Peter Clarke quotes criticism

HIV Patient Cured of AIDS Thanks to Adult Stem Cells
Washington, DC | 3/6/19

Understandably, all the attention in response to an article posted Monday in the journal “Nature” was captured in the headline in many ensuing

Scientists are Conducting Experiments Into Male Uterus Transplants
Washington, DC | 2/28/19

Years ago the crassly utilitarian Fletcher — who has been called the “patriarch of bioethics” –swooned at the prospect of males giving

Chinese Scientist Makes Second Gene-Edited Unborn Baby, Now 12-14 Weeks in Utero
Beijing, China | 1/25/19

A Chinese woman is 12 to 14 weeks pregnant with the world’s second genetically-modified baby, soon after another woman gave birth to the first

The Threat That Surrogate Parents May Pose to Children’s Well-Being
Washington, DC | 12/18/18

Children’s needs should come before adult desires in marriage and other domestic partnerships, advocates of children’s rights argue.

Just Because We Can Create Genetically Modified Babies Doesn’t Mean We Should
Washington, DC | 12/17/18

Two remarkable things took place last month in the world of biotechnology: A Chinese doctor claimed to have created two genetically modified

Liberal Biology Professors Refuse to Say When Life Begins, But Science Confirms It’s Conception
Washington, DC | 12/10/18

Academia swings hard left on the political spectrum, so it should come as no surprise that many biology professors are reluctant to admit that

Unborn Babies are Killed When Scientists Edit Their Genes for Research
Beijing, China | 11/30/18

The Chinese government has stepped in to halt the work of a rogue scientist who claims to have created the world's first gene edited babies.

After Massive Outcry, China Shuts Down Scientist Who Created First Genetically Altered Babies
Washington, DC | 11/29/18

China has ordered a group of scientists to stop their work on genetically-altered babies in the midst of international outcry.

Scientist Creates Genetically-Engineered Human Baby, Here’s Why This is a Huge Concern
Washington, DC | 11/26/18

CRISPR is the most powerful technology invented since the splitting of the atom — and in many ways, it’s more powerful than that. It is a

New Genetic Test Could Result in Killing Unborn Babies Deemed “Less Intelligent”
London, England | 11/20/18

Genetic tests have long made it possible to screen out embryos with conditions such as cystic fibrosis or Down's syndrome. Now, a new way of

President Trump Names Pro-Life Neurobiology Professor to National Science Board
Washington, DC | 11/19/18

A nationally-recognized scientist who has testified in support of unborn babies is President Donald Trump's new choice for the National Science

Does Life Begin at Conception or Fertilization? The Answer Could Make a Huge Difference
Washington, DC | 11/16/18

A new book by a well-known Kenyan leader and biomedical researcher brings up difficult questions about when life begins and how society treats